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Unit D Pizzeria Will Bring 'Modern' Neapolitan to Cherrywood

The pizzeria will open next door to Dai Due.

Unit D's future home
Unit D's future home
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Manor Road's restaurant boom continues with the addition of Unit D Pizzeria, according to The Chronicle. The Neapolitan-focused pizzeria will open in Unit D of 2406 Manor Road next to Dai Due this summer.

Owner Shalou Barth, who also owns the building, has partnered with chef Chris Turgeon to create a "deliberately concise menu" of pizzas, small plates, desserts, beer and wine. Turgeon, previously of executive chef of Haddingtons and Hyde Park Bar & Grill, recently completed his VPN Americas certification in Neapolitan-style pizzas.

Barth says in an email that she chose the concept because the neighborhood has been hungering for a pizzeria since The Red House was replaced by Salty Sow. She also says they are not affiliated with the Snapchat-happy and equally mysterious Pizzabelli, another East Austin pizzeria in the works.

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